Ironwood Obituaries

Ironwood Obituaries

Local obituary notices in Ironwood, MI

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  • Thursday Jul 12 | via Daily Globe 

    Barbara Jean 'Torchie' Aijala

    Barbara Jean "Torchie" Aijala, 86, of Hurley died peacefully on June 28, 2018 at the Villa Maria, after battling Parkinson's Disease, with her loving family by her side. Barbara was born July 7, 1932 in Ironwood , Mich., daughter of the late Geno and Mae DeRosso.


  • Monday Jul 9 | via Daily Globe 

    Mark Robert Celli

    Mark Robert Celli, 87, passed away on June 27, 2018, at the Central Wisconsin Veterans Home in King. Mark was born on May 14, 1931, in Pence, to Peter and Catherine Celli.


  • Monday Jul 2 | via Daily Globe 

    Fred Exle

    Fred was born in Seckavich, a small village in Yugoslavia, to Joseph and Katrini Exle on April 15, 1921. He was drafted into the German army at age 18 and spent four years as a POW in England.


  • Thursday Jun 28 | via Daily Globe 

    Esther A. Schiavetti

    Esther A. Schiavetti, 96, Marathon, formerly of Ironwood , Mich., died Tuesday, June 26, 2018 under the care of Interim Hospice and Palliative Care at Copperleaf Assisted Living, Marathon. She was born March 2, 1922 in Ironwood , daughter of the late Domenic and Ida Gentile.


  • Wednesday Jun 20 | via Daily Globe 

    Peter F. Ryskewecz

    Peter F. Ryskewecz, 75, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, formerly of Ironwood , passed away unexpectedly on June 7, 2018, at his home in Florida.


  • Tuesday Jun 19 | via Daily Globe 

    Helen K. Pachmayer

    Helen K. Pachmayer, 99, of Muskegon, formerly of Ironwood , passed away at the Harbor Hospice Poppen Residence in Muskegon on Saturday, June 9, 2018. The former Helen Matejovich was born April 11, 1919, in Chicago, Ill., daughter of the late Joseph and Mary Matejovich.


  • Jun 7, 2018 | via Daily Globe 

    Audrey A. (Asunto) Gayan

    Audrey A. Gayan, 69, of Rice Lake, passed away peacefully on Saturday, June 2, at Woodstone Senior Living Community, Rice Lake, after experiencing health issues for many years and a recent stay at St. Mary's Hospital in Duluth, Minn. She was born on June 26, 1948, in Ironwood , Mich., daughter of the late Charles and Martha Asunto and attended Roosevelt School in Ironwood Township , through the ninth grade.


  • Jun 6, 2018 | via Daily Globe 

    Frances I. Nelson

    She was born on March 3, 1944, in Omaha, Neb., to the late Robert and Bertha Talaska. She was a 1962 graduate of Luther L. Wright High School in Ironwood .


  • Jun 5, 2018 | via Daily Globe 

    Katherine A. O'Brien

    Katherine A. O'Brien, 93, a long-time resident of Long Beach and formerly of Ironwood , Mich., died Thursday, March 15, 2018. Katherine was born on Dec. 10, 1924, in Minnesota, a daughter of James M. O'Brien and Philomena Eva Jacisin.


  • Jun 3, 2018 | via The Daily Gazette 

    Mark W. Girton

    He was born Dec. 19, 1959, in Sterling, the son of Edward William and Sierra Sue Girton. He had worked at various occupations throughout his life.


  • Jun 1, 2018 | via Daily Globe 

    Christine Ann 'Chris' Rimkus Kirby

    Former Ironwood resident, Christine Ann "Chris" Kirby, 84, of Carlsbad, N.M., died peacefully on Saturday morning, Jan. 13, 2018, at Landsun Homes nursing and assisted living center in Carlsbad. Out of respect for her wishes Chris has been cremated and she will be interred alongside her loving husband at St. Mary's Cemetery in Hurley , Wis.


  • Jun 1, 2018 | via Daily Globe 

    Sandra Jean Mattson

    Sandra Jean Mattson, 78, of Ironwood , Mich., passed away at 12:21 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018, at Franciscan St. Francis Hospital in Indianapolis. She was born on Friday, Feb. 17, 1939, in Reed City, Mich., to the late Ora Asa and Goldie Almeda Borton.


  • May 30, 2018 | via Daily Globe 

    Diane Kay Russ

    Diane was born on June 28, 1943 in Ironwood to William and Amby Kalla. After graduating from high school, she worked in many jobs over the years.


  • May 29, 2018 | via Daily Globe 

    Julia M. Piasecki

    Julia M. Piasecki, age 93, longtime Ironwood , Mich., resident, died Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, in Rhinelander. She was born Feb. 25, 1924, in Hurley , daughter of the late Silvio and Adelide Calgaro.